The programme is available here:

The event includes a plenary by Dr Lucy Jones from the University of Nottingham titled ‘But think of the children! The ongoing salience of heteronormativity in UK discourses of marriage’.

We also have a film screening of Growing Up Married: A Documentary About Forced Marriage In Turkey followed by a Q&A session hosted by the film’s director Dr Eylem Atakav from the University of East Anglia.

There are also ten papers from scholars around the globe looking at discourses of marriage in a range of national and international contexts. A full copy of the conference programme is included below.

For more details and to register your place see our events page here: